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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 66%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 11' North
Longitude: 9° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.95 meters/second, 1594.6 km/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 861.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.51 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 33' 04.4"990.77 miwest0° 09' 34.4"10.97 minorth990.58 mi
24 hours10° 49' 23.5"736.96 mieast3° 34' 29.7"245.75 minorth772.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KoiduFri 7:36 PM260 km162 miles140 nmSouthwest SW
NzérékoréFri 7:36 PM271 km168 miles146 nmSouth S
BamakoFri 7:36 PM302 km188 miles163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KenemaFri 7:36 PM337 km210 miles182 nmSouthwest SW
MakeniFri 7:36 PM345 km215 miles186 nmWest-southwest WSW
GbarngaFri 7:36 PM353 km220 miles191 nmSouth S
BoFri 7:36 PM373 km232 miles201 nmSouthwest SW
KindiaFri 7:36 PM403 km251 miles218 nmWest W
SikassoFri 7:36 PM404 km251 miles218 nmEast-northeast ENE
KakataFri 7:36 PM423 km263 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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